Description: 83-89, High Street
Date Listed: 13 March 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 310716
OS Grid Reference: SU2710071498
OS Grid Coordinates: 427100, 171498
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4418, -1.6115
SU 2771 RAMSBURY HIGH STREET
10/259 Nos 83-89 (odd)
Row of 4 cottages. Early C19, altered. Red brick with blue headers in Flemish
bond, No 85 rendered; rear and right return of flint with brick quoins and
bands. Welsh slate to front roof pitch, plain tiles to rear roof pitch. Brick
stacks. Originally symmetrical composition having central through passage and
handed pairs of cottages either side. 2 storeys; originally 5 bays (each
cottage one bay with central through-passage bay); 6th bay added at right end.
Board door to through-passage. 6-panel doors to outer side of each cottage,
No 85's with top 2 panels glazed. Wide segmental-arched ground floor windows,
smaller 1st-floor windows: No 83 has 8-pane side-sliding sash with enlarged
window having 4-pane sash above; No 85 has C20 small-pane windows, with a 2nd
1st-floor window over through-passage; No 87 has a 3-light c.1900 window with
12-pane side-sliding sash over; No 89 has a 24-pane side-sliding sash with
12-pane casement over and to the added bay a 2-light window on each floor.
1st-floor band. Ridge stacks between pairs of cottages and at right end.
Listing NGR: SU2709971494
Source: English Heritage
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